Patient Story

‘It’s great to be back in our office’

After weeks of focusing on urgent medical needs and virtual care, patients and providers are glad to be able to return to in-person visits for routine care.

‘Helping out the community’

A team works together to make a drive-up specimen collection site for COVID-19 efficient.

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COVID-19: The 411 on face masks

Get the details on how to properly wear, store and clean a mask.

Help for your hands

Frequent hand-washing have your skin red and cracking? Don't overlook the power of a proper moisturizer.

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COVID-19: How to protect yourself

Primary prevention methods include social distancing and avoiding respiratory droplets.

Patient Story

‘He was such a giver’

In the wake of the pandemic, the Renucci Hospitality House provides a gathering place for a family to say goodbye to a loving father.

Parents: Beware these red flags

A pediatric infectious disease specialist shares crucial information about COVID-19 and the inflammatory disease making headlines around the world.

Picnics, potlucks and … pathogens?

Safe food preparation and smart precautions can help your family avoid illness during outings.

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COVID-19: Quick recap of how to remove gloves

If you use disposable gloves, it is important to remove them properly to protect yourself and limit cross-contamination.

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Life for Lilly

The special package, flown in express from Europe, is a ‘bag of life’ for Lilly who’s undergoing a bone marrow transplant thanks to a stranger’s heartfelt donation. In this special Health Beat series, Lilly takes us through her journey as a way of promoting the gift of life.

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Humans of Spectrum Health

Who are the people behind the lab coats, scrubs and name badges? What experiences have made them who they are today? This series shows the human side of the caregivers who are proud to call Spectrum Health their work home.

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Smile, baby!

A pediatric plastic surgeon pioneers a technique to repair cleft palates that leads to better speech and jaw development for children.

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